Law Center Commencement is held at various locations on Georgetown University’s Hilltop Campus, located at 37th and O Streets, Northwest.

9:00 a.m.
Baccalaureate Mass
Healy Lawn (Rain Site: McDonough Arena)

1:00 p.m.
Graduate Robing and Line Up
J.D.: Dahlgren Quad / LL.M. & S.J.D.:Davis Performing Arts Center

1:30 p.m.
Academic Procession Begins

2:00 p.m.
Law Center Commencement Main Ceremony*
Healy Lawn (Rain Site: McDonough Arena)
A livestream of the main ceremony will be available.

3:00 p.m.
Main Ceremony Ends. Graduates and their guests move to Individual Recognition Ceremonies across the Hilltop Campus, followed by a reception.

*Please note: Guests do NOT need tickets to attend Commencement. In case of inclement weather, we will hold the main ceremony inside. Due to the limited size of that space, each graduate will be allowed two guests (checked in under the graduate’s name) to attend the main ceremony in McDonough Arena. Graduates are still allowed an unlimited number at the individual recognition celebrations. Please see the FAQs for more information.